Woodworking for Education: More Hands on Work, Less Electronics

Toys provide children with a safe way to explore the world around them and with multiple opportunities to learn at their own pace. Since our earliest ancestors invented games with pebbles and sticks, toys have had an important place in the educational process of kids. Even today, when our kids are addicted to screens, simple wooden … Continue reading Woodworking for Education: More Hands on Work, Less Electronics

Featured Product: Pendulum Clock Movements

These days, it is rare to walk into someone's home and see a pendulum clock. Besides the beauty of pendulum clocks, these types of clocks are still among the most accurate timepieces a person can own. We dive into the history of our new featured product. How Pendulum Clocks Operate In 1656, Christiaan Huygens, a Dutch scientist … Continue reading Featured Product: Pendulum Clock Movements

Create Unique Wood Art with Scroll Saw Blades

Unlike functional carpentry, such as building tables, chairs and cabinets, wood art requires some rather specialized tools. One of our favorite devices for creating astonishingly beautiful art is the scroll saw. This machine takes ordinary carpentry to sublime levels, especially if you have exactly the right scroll saw blade for your project at hand. Customer … Continue reading Create Unique Wood Art with Scroll Saw Blades

New for 2017 Woodworking Plans Now in Stock!

You can spend hours creating your own design for a delightful wood model of your favorite vehicle, just check out our extensive list of new and existing plans and patterns. Our brands of wood model plans allow you to create a well-crafted product for sale or gifting. New Featured Product: Woodworking Plans for Cars and Trucks Bear … Continue reading New for 2017 Woodworking Plans Now in Stock!

What Makes a Clock Tick? The History and the Mechanisms Behind Clocks

Humans have been tracking the sun and moon across the sky and assigning numbers as representations of time for thousands of years. Did you ever stop to think why clocks and time are so fascinating to us? From the stone obelisks of the ancient Egyptians and Sumerians to today's modern digital timepieces, the history of … Continue reading What Makes a Clock Tick? The History and the Mechanisms Behind Clocks